Even if you don’t consider yourself a Christian, I know for sure that you ended up here because you were searching some inspiration against depression. Let’s face it, feeling depressed all the time it’s overwhelming and we need all the help we can get from all different sources.
I want you to know that you’re not alone in this fight and even God himself has left you his prescription against depression and anxiety in the Bible.
In this message, I want to give you some of the most powerful and inspiring Bible verses to fight depression.
Revelation 21:4 – And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
Psalms 34:18 – The LORD [is] nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.
2 Timothy 1:7 – For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
Proverbs 12:25 – Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it stoop: but a good word maketh it glad.
Isaiah 41:10 – Fear thou not; for I [am] with thee: be not dismayed; for I [am] thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
Matthew 6:34 – Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Psalm 42:11 – Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.
John 16:33 – These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
Psalm 43:5 – Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
Psalm 55:22 – Cast thy burden upon the Lord, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.
1 Peter 5:6-7 – Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time: Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.
Whenever you feel down, depressed and with a lot of anxiety, just trust that there is someone who really cares about you, trust in these words because they are meant to those people that are righteous and hope that things are going to be better.
Personally, I love these bible verses against depression, because they are easy to remember and to apply, will help you a lot through all your life to keep them in your mind and get comfort whenever you’re feeling depressed.